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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Beware of ( সতর্ক হওয়া ) Beware of pick-pockets.
  • Respect to ( সম্বন্ধে ) We are talking with respect to that matter.
  • Enquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He enquired of me into the matter.
  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • Liable to ( দায়ী ) He is liable to fine for his misconduct.
  • Sensitive to ( সংবেদনশীল ) She is sensitive to cold.

Idioms:

  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.